Saturday April 29-th, 2017

Mortgage rates fall as hint of certainty returns Mortgage rates fall as hint of certainty returns

The lenders to have cut their rates so far include Barclays, Metro Bank and HSBC, among others. The loan requires an up front fee of £999 and a maximum loan to value of 50%. In recent months, Quicken Loans and Guaranteed Rate have introduced 1% dow...

SEC investigating Tesla over securities breach

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission ( SEC ) is looking into whether Tesla breached securities laws by not telling investors about a fatal Autopilot crash that occurred on May 7th in Florida. "The opening of the Preliminary Evaluation...

Momentum lines up series of snap demonstrations in bid to save Corbyn Momentum lines up series of snap demonstrations in bid to save Corbyn

Nearly two-thirds (63 percent) of union members polled feel that Corbyn is doing badly as leader of the Labour party compared to a third (33 percent) who think he is doing well, according to a new survey by YouGov and the elections analyst Ian W...

Second EU referendum to be debated in Parliament after record-breaking petition Second EU referendum to be debated in Parliament after record-breaking petition

However, the Petitions Committee has ruled that because of the number of people who have signed, the issue should be discussed. The petition was signed by more than 4.1 million people. Since the debate in parliament does not have the authority to...

Things to Know About the JPMorgan Chase & Co. Pay Raise

That includes those working 20 hours per week or more. President Barack Obama raised the minimum wage for federal contract workers to $10.10 an hour in 2015, and earlier this year, California and NY moved to raise their statewide minimum wages to $15...

NewsAlert: Calgary police issue Amber Alert for five year old girl NewsAlert: Calgary police issue Amber Alert for five year old girl

If you ever got to talk to her or to see her, you wouldn't know she's five". Marsman's whereabouts remain unknown at this time and police are speaking with witnesses and people of interest. Police discovered her mother's body yesterday, she's now b...

'Outlander': Breaking Down the 'Beautiful and Horrible' Moments of Jamie and Claire's

Of the two, Culloden got short-changed. However, viewers who are seeing the episode afresh will be blown away. Back in the past, Jamie and Claire last-ditch attempt to stop Battle of Culloden failed, following which he made a decision to say goodbye ...

Hockey: Sardar removed from captaincy, Sreejesh to lead India at Rio Hockey: Sardar removed from captaincy, Sreejesh to lead India at Rio

India's hockey coach Roelant Oltmans said Tuesday that skipper Sardar Singh had been replaced as captain for the Olympics as he backed the sport's one-time giants to continue their recent revival in Rio. "Our target is to first reach the quarter-fi...

More UK real estate funds stop investors withdrawing cash

In a statement it said: "The suspension was requested to protect the interests of all investors in the fund and to avoid compromising investment returns from the range, mix and quality of assets within the portfolio". Aviva Investors becomes the se...

British prime minister runoff down to May and Leadsom

Conservative Party leadership candidates Theresa May, left, and Andrea Leadsom remain in the running to be the next UK PM. Mr Gove said he was "naturally" disappointed he did not make it through to the final round but congratulated both candidate...

Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz' Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz'

Although no one has claimed responsibility for the airport attack, the Islamic State group is suspected, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan repeated Friday that IS was "most probably" behind it. He and two others in the vehicle said they were...

UK must stay close to the EU: Cameron

May campaigned for Britain to stay in the union and there are hopes that this pro-EU position could help during talks between Britain and the EU on what form their new relationship will take. Moscovici told CNBC that the revisions were not a fai...

Pokemon GO robbers, other dangers for gamers in real world Pokemon GO robbers, other dangers for gamers in real world

Instead of buying the free coins with real money, there are couple of ways to get it for free. The delay of the worldwide rollout had to be put on hold so that the developers could make sure their players would not be affected once a server crashed...

Prosecutor says he will recuse himself from investigation into Alton Sterling's death Prosecutor says he will recuse himself from investigation into Alton Sterling's death

Authorities made more than 160 arrests in Louisiana's capital during a long hot weekend of protests over killings by police, with only one injury reported among the ranks, this when an officer was hit by a projectile. More than a thousand people left...

One more Tesla crash blamed on car's Autopilot system

The owner of a Model X - Tesla's newest , SUV-styled model - said the vehicle was using Autopilot when it crashed and rolled over. SEC spokeswoman Florence Harmon declined to comment. More important, Tesla continues to struggle to expand its p...

4 suspects charged with using Pokemon Go to commit armed robberi 4 suspects charged with using Pokemon Go to commit armed robberi

Peters, Jamine Warner, 18, of O'Fallon, Mo., and Shane Backer, 18, of Wentzville are charged with first-degree robbery and armed criminal action. Some people playing Pokemon Go seem to be forgetting that while the game is in their phones, they're...

Starbucks hikes prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes Starbucks hikes prices on coffee, espresso, tea lattes

But 65% of beverage prices have not changed, Starbucks said. The New York Post had reported last week that Starbucks might raise beverage prices by as much as 30 cents soon, pointing out that the company had done so in July of each of the pas...

Seagate Technology (STX) Is Up Sharply After Q4 Guidance Raised Seagate Technology (STX) Is Up Sharply After Q4 Guidance Raised

Cupertino, California based data storage company Seagate Technology said on Monday, that will trim around 6,500 jobs globally. The company only announced two weeks ago that it would terminate 1,600 employees to save US$100 million annually, on to...

Pokemon GO Privacy Issue Fix In The Works

For RPGs on PC, we've got you covered. That page will show you all the apps that are connection to your account as well as what part of your account each can access . You can decide how serious the problem is for yourself, but I'm going to b...

Dangers of popular new Pokémon GO app

As of just before 11am on Tuesday the servers were still down. The report said that the players are spending an average of 43 minutes in the game per day, which is more than time spent on WhatsApp or Instagram. Please come back later'. Google, ho...

Stealth candidate Theresa May to be UK's next leader Stealth candidate Theresa May to be UK's next leader

In the months preceding Britain's exit from the EU, May supported the "Stay" camp, though she did not project her stance as vigorously or vocally as other candidates. Minutes after she spoke in Britain's second largest city, her leadership challeng...

Corbyn faces Labour leadership challenge

Yet she could also face a no-confidence vote of her own, especially if he is kept off the ballot because of the party's rules. 'I have got life experience and values. Her announcement looks set to trigger civil war within the party, with Mr Corbyn...

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close

It's been more than a year since the benchmark index hit a record high. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 87.69 points, or 0.48%, at a more than 13-month high of 18,234.43, while the Nasdaq Composite index was up 33.82 points, or 0.68%, at ...

Tony Blair could be barred from public office over Iraq War 'deceit' Tony Blair could be barred from public office over Iraq War 'deceit'

Former deputy prime minister John Prescott has spoken of his guilt about the "illegal" Iraq War. "That is surely how a parliamentary democracy works". He said Blair's promise to George Bush that he would be "with you, whatever" meant Blair had been...

'Outlander': Graham McTavish On Dougal MacKenzie's Season 2 Finale Fight

He also said that shooting will not be restricted to Scotland as the story will revolve around a sea voyage. Does it feel like a daunting amount to adapt? When TVLine spoke with Moore about the finale, he called the decision not to include the pa...

Asia stocks hit four-week high, look forward to stimulus

Futures trading indicates the odds of a Federal Reserve rate hike by year-end rose to 21 percent on Friday, from about 12 percent a day earlier, after a report showed the US created 287,000 jobs in June, surpassing economists' expectations.

Angela Eagle Launches Labour Leadership Bid

Eagle is facing a vote of no confidence by members of her own local party, which backs Corbyn . She told the Daily Mirror that her background as a "good, sensible, down-to-earth woman with Northern roots" would help her lead the party.

It's cruel and magnificent at the same time: France's Griezmann It's cruel and magnificent at the same time: France's Griezmann

Griezmann picked up 28% of the vote to hold off competition from team-mate Dimitri Payet and Portugal skipper Cristiano Ronaldo. Nani graciously gave back the captain's armband to Ronaldo, and it was he who fittingly led his team to the podium and li...

Pokemon Go popularity boosts Nintendo market cap by $7.5B US Pokemon Go popularity boosts Nintendo market cap by $7.5B US

Nintendo shares have surged again - up almost 25 per cent on Monday morning in Tokyo - after previous gains at the end of last week, and a roll-out to more markets (including the UK) has had to be put on hold, such is the demand. What happened? Wel...

Alberta Premier Notley Notley unfussed with unite-the-right 'do-si-do' Alberta Premier Notley Notley unfussed with unite-the-right 'do-si-do'

Then, if the new entity is approved there will be a subsequent leadership race with Kenney as a candidate. Kenney announced Wednesday of his intention to run for the leadership of the struggling Alberta Progressive Conservative party, prompting an ...

UK candidate Leadsom drops out of PM race, leaving only May

The interview given to Times journalist Rachel Sylvester has caused a stir over the weekend after it appeared that she had made political gain over the fact the her leadership rival Theresa May is unable to have children. "A nine-week leadership ...

Labor will fight against the closure of greyhound racing in NSW Labor will fight against the closure of greyhound racing in NSW

NSW Premier Mike Baird has taken to Facebook to list the top 10 myths he claims are being touted in support of the doomed industry. Which also begs the question of how much economic fallout there will be in small regional and rural communities ...

Brexit Backer Boris Johnson Declares 'It Cannot Be Me' To Lead Conservatives Brexit Backer Boris Johnson Declares 'It Cannot Be Me' To Lead Conservatives

Vote Leave campaign leader Boris Johnson leaves his home in London , Britain June 29, 2016. Although rumours had already begun to spread that he may not stand, the assembled press - and, it seems, the Conservative MPs in attendance - thought they ...

Call for investigation into Jeremy Corbyn's conduct at antisemitism report launch

Ms Thornberry said anti-Semitism was not "rampant within the Labour Party but we ought to hold ourselves to a higher standard than the rest of the country and politicians in our Labour Party should hold ourselves even at a higher standard than that"....

Mortgage Refinancing Soars as Rates Slip Closer to All-Time Lows Mortgage Refinancing Soars as Rates Slip Closer to All-Time Lows

The Reserve Bank made its last rate cut by 0.25 per cent last May 3, the same day as the federal budget, setting the scene for another round of mortgage rate cuts by various lenders. The company's brands focus on all stages of the home lifecycle: ...

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